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American Literature (1 December 2008) 80 (4): 841–843.
Published: 01 December 2008
...John David Miles © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 Citizen Indians: Native American Intellectuals, Race and Reform . By Lucy Maddox. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell Univ. Press. 2005. 205 pp. Cloth, $35.00; paper, $19.95. E Pluribus Unum: Nineteenth-Century American Literature and...
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American Literature (1 December 2007) 79 (4): 673–699.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Stephen Knadler Duke University Press 2007 Stephen Sensationalizing Patriotism: Knadler Sutton Griggs and the Sentimental Nationalism of Citizen Tom ​In Life’s Demands; or, According to Law (1916), Afri- can American novelist, minister...
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American Literature (1 March 2011) 83 (1): 215–217.
Published: 01 March 2011
...Victor Román Mendoza © 2011 by Duke University Press 2011 Economic Citizens: A Narrative of Asian American Visibility. By Christine So. Philadelphia: Temple Univ. Press. 2007. x, 178 pp. Cloth, $49.00; paper, $26.95. Border Fictions: Globalization, Empire, and Writing at...
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American Literature (1 March 2004) 76 (1): 187–189.
Published: 01 March 2004
... Urgency of Space. By Mary Pat Brady. Durham, N.C.: Duke Univ. Press. 2002. xiii, 274 pp. Cloth, $54.95; paper, $18.95. Gang Nation: Delinquent Citizens in Puerto Rican, Chicano, and Chicana Narratives. By Monica Brown. Minneapolis: Univ. of Minnesota Press. 2002. xxxv, 212 pp. Cloth, $52.95; paper...
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American Literature (1 March 2005) 77 (1): 179–181.
Published: 01 March 2005
...Russ Castronovo By Elizabeth D. Samet. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford Univ. Press. 2004. xii,273 pp. $55.00. By David Kazanjian. Minneapolis: Univ. of Minnesota Press. 2003. xii, 311 pp. Cloth, $71.95; paper, $25.95. 2005 Book Reviews Willing Obedience: Citizens, Soldiers, and the...
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American Literature (1 June 2014) 86 (2): 405–408.
Published: 01 June 2014
...Sarah Wadsworth Imaginary Citizens: Child Readers and the Limits of American Independence, 1640-1868 . By Weikle-Mills Courtney . Baltimore : Johns Hopkins Univ. Press . 2013 . x , 265 pp. $55.00 . Disciplining Girls: Understanding the Origins of the Classic Orphan Girl Story...
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American Literature (1 September 2000) 72 (3): 637–638.
Published: 01 September 2000
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American Literature (1 June 2017) 89 (2): 379–395.
Published: 01 June 2017
... and transferring learning from the course to action as a citizen. This pedagogy ultimately fosters a liberal education that explicitly links private study with public concerns and that encourages students to see themselves as potential agents of change in a neoliberal state that identifies them merely...
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American Literature (1 June 2009) 81 (2): 281–303.
Published: 01 June 2009
...Nick Bromell Bromell's essay argues that Edith Wharton's The House of Mirth and Nella Larsen's Passing both represent and enact a core problem in theories of deliberative democracy: how to assess the value of differences among citizens (of race, gender, or age) when democracy is understood...
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American Literature (1 June 2010) 82 (2): 361–388.
Published: 01 June 2010
... and its object, the agent blurred with the process of her continual self-invention as a hybrid of multiple cultures. Meditating on relations between subject and object, viewer and vision, consumer and commodity, Yezierska makes plain the role of citizen as consumer. Her work crystallizes the dominance...
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American Literature (1 March 2018) 90 (1): 83–109.
Published: 01 March 2018
... allows not only an interrogation of the limits of US citizenship but also an exploration of how narratives may register something in excess of the citizen and the subject. Distinguishing between the antebellum (boy) characters’ violent play with cats and the postbellum narrator’s ludic play as cat, I...
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American Literature (1 December 2015) 87 (4): 709–737.
Published: 01 December 2015
.... DuBois, this essay argues that the fractious debates of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries regarding the social utility of literature in the lives of black citizens established the critical, artistic, and reformist fault lines of the Harlem Renaissance. © 2015 by Duke University Press...
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American Literature (1 March 2015) 87 (1): 159–186.
Published: 01 March 2015
... chronocanon put forth antiracist and anti-imperialist arguments in an era when racist violence and imperialist tendencies were widely deployed, both by the US government and by many of its citizens. More broadly, I argue that for critics interested in the politics of literature, more attention to mass...
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American Literature (1 March 2017) 89 (1): 57–89.
Published: 01 March 2017
... experts, saving “future citizens” by rescuing them “out of a life of crime” and into white, middle-class domesticity, at the same time articulating the child’s biological mother as criminal and nonwhite. Copyright © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 adoption realism race and ethnicity...
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American Literature (1 June 2008) 80 (2): 381–406.
Published: 01 June 2008
... distinguishing feature of the postwar era. Luce's emphasis on postwar professionals as celebrated citizens of a U.S. trained professional class created the conditions of possibility for Bulosan to paradoxically construct Filipinos and Filipino Americans as experts on processes of Americanization. Departing from...
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American Literature (1 September 2010) 82 (3): 671.
Published: 01 September 2010
... two to four months with a monthly stipend of $2,100. These fellowships are open to foreign nationals and U.S. citizens engaged in pre- and postdoctoral, or independent, research. It is mandatory that graduate students pass their preliminary or general examinations before the application...
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American Literature (1 September 2009) 81 (3): 657–658.
Published: 01 September 2009
... June 2011. Short- term fellowships are available for two to four months with a monthly stipend of $2,000. These fellowships are open to foreign nationals and U.S. citizens engaged in pre- and postdoctoral, or independent, research. It is mandatory that graduate students pass their preliminary or...
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American Literature (1 December 2006) 78 (4): 901.
Published: 01 December 2006
... for periods of two to four months and carry a stipend of $1,800 per month. These fellowships are open to foreign nationals as well as to U.S. citizens engaged in pre- and postdoctoral, or independent, research. Graduate stu- dents must have passed their preliminary or general examinations at the...
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American Literature (1 September 2000) 72 (3): 691–693.
Published: 01 September 2000
... month. These fellowships are open to foreign nationals as well as to U.S. citizens engaged in pre- and postdoctoral or independent research. Graduate students must have passed their preliminary or general examinations at the...
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American Literature (1 September 2010) 82 (3): 553–581.
Published: 01 September 2010
... capacity for sacrifice for the state. In the act of sacrifice, polity and citizen, objective power and subjective faith, are one and the same. —Paul Kahn, Putting Liberalism in Its Place The war created new categories of...